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" With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. "
The Gods of Homer and Virgil: Or, Mythology for Children - Page 196
1837 - 210 pages
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1816 - 452 pages
...impression, by the frequency of its pauses, similar to what is made by laborious interrupted motion ; With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone. OJy'tey, xi. 736. First march the heavy mules securely slow ; O'er hills, o'er dules, o'er crags, o'er...
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The poems, with critical notes; a life of the author; and an essay on his ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816 - 446 pages
...following, which he quotes from Pope's Homer, Od. xi. 736, is to be attributed to another source : And, " With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone." " When the tide rushes from her trembling caves, The rough rock roars, tumultuous boil the waves."...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.), Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1817 - 532 pages
...impression, by the frequency of its pauses, similar to what is made by laborious interrupted motion: With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone. Odyssey, xi. 736. First march the heavy mules securely slow; O'er hills, o'er dales, o'er craggs, o'er...
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An excursion to Windsor, in July 1810. Also A sail down the river Medway ...

John Evans - 1817 - 610 pages
...might be produced from his works, one shall suffice :— With many a weary step and many a groan, Up a high hill he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, THCNDEHS impetuous down, and SMOKES along' the ground ! The Rape of the Lock...
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The Odyssey, tr. by A. Pope. To which is added, The battle of the frogs and mice

Homerus - 1818 - 434 pages
...it on high, and whirl it to the skies. I turn'd my eye, and as I turn'd survey'd A mournful vision ! the Sisyphian shade; With many a weary step, and many a groan, 715 Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round sjone, resulting with a bound, Thunders...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1819 - 426 pages
...softer murmurs glide, And ships secure without their hawsers ride.. Laborious and Impetuous Motion. With many a weary step and many a groan, Up the high...he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone resulting, with a bound, Thunders impetuous down and smokes along ground. Regular and Slow Movement....
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1819 - 490 pages
...softer murmurs glide, And ships secure without their hawsers ride. Laborious and Impetuous Motion-. With many a weary step and many a groan, Up the high hill, he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge roilnd stone resulting, with a bound, Thunders impetuous down and smokes along :Lc ground. Regular...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819 - 718 pages
...unbending corn, and skims along the main. The following verses exemplify laborious and impetuous motion. With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill be heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down,...
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A Grammar of Rhetoric and Polite Literature: Comprehending the Principles of ...

Alexander Jamieson - English language - 1820 - 388 pages
...as forewarn, mankind. Example 1. Thus Pope, in his Essay on Criticism, Examplr. 2. Again, " Vv'ith many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone." Analysis. The last line possesses uncommon heauty ; for, hesides that the words are all monosyllahles,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - English literature - 1820 - 404 pages
...attempts has been to describe the labour of Sisyphus : With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up a high hill he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. Who does not perceive...
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